Grounding The High Level Political Forum; High Time for Reforms

Grounding The High Level Political Forum; High Time for Reforms

Excerpt: The HLPF is the institution tasked with providing political guidance and implementation, follow up and review of the SDGs. Every year the HLPF has a particular theme and conducts reviews of a cluster of goals besides undertaking thematic discussions related to the SDGs. The main outcome from the HLPF is the Ministerial Declaration, which takes note of the progress, identifies challenges and provides guidance to overcome the challenges... Download
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Policy Brief on SDG 2

Policy Brief on SDG 2

Excerpt: The current paper looks at SDG 2 and its potential to eradicate hunger and malnutrition in India and globally. The paper argues that the SDG2 and current approaches towards reducing hunger and malnutrition is flawed as it is not based on current realities... Download  
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Paris Agreement Rulebook Must Ensure Equity and Ambition

Paris Agreement Rulebook Must Ensure Equity and Ambition

Excerpt: Paris Agreement and the SDGs framework are not sufficient in themselves to reach this gigantic task of eliminating poverty, and restoring climate systems and safeguarding ecology for future generations. They will have to be made to work for people and the planet by a resolute will of the countries... Download
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सतत् विकास लक्ष्य और 2015 के बाद विकास

सतत् विकास लक्ष्य और 2015 के बाद विकास

Excerpt: जून 2013 में रियो में सतत् विकास की अंतर्राष्ट्रीय बैठक के बाद राष्ट्रसंघ के नेतृत्व में कई प्रक्रियाएँ चलाई गईं जिसका मूल उद्देश्य था कि सामाजिक, आर्थिक और पर्यावरणीय विकास में सामंजस्य लाकर दुनिया में विकास को समावेशी, संतुलित और स्थायी बनाया जाए... Download
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SDGs: Proposal of the Open Working Group

SDGs: Proposal of the Open Working Group

Excerpt: The outcome document of the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, entitled “The future we want”, inter alia, set out a mandate to establish an open working group to develop a set of sustainable development goals for consideration and appropriate action by the General Assembly... Download
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Climate Extremes and Loss and Damage

Climate Extremes and Loss and Damage

Excerpt: Uttarakhand witnessed an unprecedented tragedy in June 2013. Thousands of human lives were lost along with immense damage to property, livestock and livelihoods. Though people and the state of Uttarakhand received sympathy and support for relief from across the globe... Download
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